Our criminal defense team has more than 200 years of experience practicing law. We have criminal defense attorneys throughout upstate New York, and they have deep roots in the communities in which they practice law. Some members of our criminal defense team cut their teeth working as prosecutors, so they know how the other side thinks. Other attorneys served as special assistant U.S. attorneys. Our criminal defense attorney team also includes retired judges. Another has so distinguished himself in court that he’s been certified as a “learned counsel” for federal death penalty cases. We are familiar with the strategies prosecutors frequently use and know how to counter them.

If you’ve been arrested, the government will go to great lengths to make you pay for whatever crime you are accused of committing. No matter what the charges are against you, you need an experienced criminal defense attorney to make it a fairer fight.

Call us today to schedule your free initial consultation if your matter relates to the following:

  • Drunk driving (DWI)
  • Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol (DUI)
  • Assault
  • Sexual assault
  • Hate crimes
  • Battery
  • Arson
  • Domestic violence
  • Burglary
  • Theft
  • Armed robbery
  • Fraud
  • Embezzlement
  • Extortion
  • Computer and internet crimes
  • Perjury

It’s important to act quickly. The sooner our attorneys can begin representing you or your loved one and investigate the details of your case, the more effectively they can develop strategies for handling your legal matter. The trial-tested attorneys at Tully Rinckey protect your legal rights and fight aggressively to defend. Working tirelessly from discovery to appeal, we help you realize a fair outcome of your case. Let us defend you today.

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The Military Service Scholarship

Several attorneys at Tully Rinckey PLLC come from a military background that shaped who they are today. In order to recognize students who have been positively impacted by military service, we are introducing this scholarship that will award one deserving student with $1,000 to be used towards their education. If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, please visit our scholarship page.

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WHY CHOOSE US TO REPRESENT YOU

When you choose Tully Rinckey PLLC, you aren’t just assigned an attorney. Your legal matter will be cared for by our entire legal team and support staff. With offices throughout the country, coast to coast, we make sure you receive legal counsel and representation you can trust. A number of the partners in our firm have earned the highest possible ratings for their exceptional legal ability and high ethical standards, including the AV Preeminent peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell and top ratings from Avvo, Best Lawyers, and Super Lawyers.

Commitment to Our Clients


Our team-oriented philosophy encourages open and ongoing communication with every attorney, paralegal, and other support staff working with each client ensures we understand their goals. Our commitment to you means meeting your objectives, working attentively and persistently toward your success, and efficiently adjusting to your changing needs.

Full Service Legal Firm


Tully Rinckey is a full-service law firm. We handle legal issues relating to appellate law, litigation, bankruptcy, international and U.S.-based business law, family and matrimonial law, military and federal employment law, intellectual property law, and much more. We also offer a variety of services, including estate planning, security clearance representation, and congressional investigations. Regardless of your legal needs, we have the experienced counsel you need.

Our Process


Our client-centered process is all about communication. During consultations, we teach clients about legal challenges they face and explain options available from their current position. Our attorneys explain how we resolve legal issues for the best possible outcome. We define what the expectations are, create manageable deadlines, and discover evidence to support claims.

Testimonials

“We cant thank you enough for your diligent efforts to help our son. You always returned our calls day or night and answered any and every question any of us had. You have a quiet demeanor but boy can you be a “Shark” in the courtroom! We never have, and hope to never be again in this situation with our child, but if we ever need a Criminal Lawyer or know of anyone that does, you and your firm will be highly recommended! Again, Thank you!”

E.F. on Associate Derrick Hogan, Esq.

“It is with the greatest satisfaction that I am writing this in regards to the legal representation I received from attorney Derrick Hogan. I never thought I would be in the situation of needing an attorney for defense of a possible DWI conviction, but here I was; bewildered, embarrassed, and feeling like I let my family down. From the first time we spoke, I knew right away that Derrick was the person I wanted to handle my legal matters. He is honest, sincere and maintains open communication. He made me feel like family and I could tell that he genuinely cares about his clients and their situations. Derrick is very professional, yet personable. He explained to me that results were not guaranteed, but that the end results could end up favorably, which they did. I have learned my lesson and Derrick did not judge me or my situation. One thing I clearly remember is the comment Derrick made; “You are a GOOD Person, who made a bad choice!” That statement really resonated with me. He got the job done brilliantly and I will always look to Derrick in the future should I ever need guidance or proper representation. He made my case a lot more pleasant then I was anticipating and he was always there for my questions. He is truly an outstanding person and I will strongly recommend Derrick to others who approach me looking for legal representation. Tully Rinckey should be very proud to have such a fine attorney on their staff.”

C.G. on Associate Derrick Hogan, Esq.

“I was most fortunate to be able to hire Derrick Hogan on two separate occasions to fight tickets for us. I cannot even begin to tell you what kind of a professional we were dealing with. His character matched his ability as an attorney. Having to hire an attorney for an out of town situation was a very difficult decision to make. I feel so blessed with dealing with this esquire. Mr. Hogan handled us like a symphony. He was extremely kind, brilliant, confident, sincere, and worked very hard on our behalf. He takes great pride in his work and it certainly shows. I have never in my entire life worked with anyone this professional or more highly qualified. If you decide to hire Derrick Hogan, you will have made the decision to hire the best attorney possible. Sometimes driving a Lexus is a smoother ride than driving a Dodge. You would be getting a “Lexus” with this lawyer. I give him five stars; he is a superstar himself. What a pleasure for me to recommend Derrick Hogan. Derrick is the absolute BEST of the BEST.”

K.F. on associate Derrick Hogan, Esq.

“Tully Rinckey PLLC’s professionalism put me right at ease. They had all charges against me dropped! I truly felt they earned my whole retainer and they even sent me back what was not used. I did not feel overcharged by Tully Rinckey PLLC at all. Their hard work kept me from getting a criminal record that would have affected me for the rest of my life. For this I am grateful. I have never been in trouble in my entire life. Getting arrested, being put in jail and losing my job, changed me to the core. Because of all the hard work done by them, I have a new life to live. For that, I cannot ever thank them enough!”

E.K. on Tully Rinckey PLLC

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Our Location

About Our Office in Binghamton, NY

The Binghamton office of Tully Rinckey PLLC offer counsel and representation in criminal law, estate planning, family and matrimonial law, real estate law, and much more (see “Practice Areas” above). Our Binghamton practice serves Watkins Glen, Ithaca, Owego, Norwich, Bath, Media, and all other areas within the Southern Tier. Our caring litigators, paralegals, and support staff rely on a simple formula: be passionate about creating meaningful relationships with clients, maintain high ethical principles, and develop winning legal strategies.

To schedule a consultation at our Binghamton office, call 6077221520 or email info@tullylegal.com.

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